ABOUT NAD AL SHEBA 3
Located along Sheikh Zayed Bin Mohammed Road (E311), Nad Al Sheba 3 is a villa sub-community developed by Nakheel. It is part of Nad Al Sheba, a popular neighbourhood in Dubai particularly famous for it’s Meydan Racecourse. The community is known for its family-friendly environment and outdoor lifestyle.
IN A NUTSHELL
- Spacious villas with beautiful designs
- Easy access to the city centre via E311
- Excellent amenities nearby
- Promotes an active, outdoor lifestyle
Broadly speaking, the area consists of four districts, each with its own unique charm. For instance, Nad Al Sheba 1 is home to the aforementioned racecourse. Highlights of Nad Al Sheba 3 include:
- Nad Al Sheba Villas
- Nad Al Sheba Mall
The sub-community is regarded as a school district, and is also the site of a residential project by Nakheel. Not to mention, it is also the location of an up-and-coming shopping mall.
PROPERTIES IN NAD AL SHEBA 3
We'll now take an overview of properties in Nad Al Sheba 3 , which comprise 4 and 5-bedroom villas. These are freehold properties available for tenancy, with covered areas as large as 7,000 sq. ft.
- Rental prices for villas range from AED 125k to AED 220k per year
Mediterranean and Moroccan style villas include master and shared bedrooms with attached bathrooms. Bedrooms have walk-in closets and built-n wardrobes. The homes have large living and dining spaces as well as maid’s rooms.
- One can rent 4-bedroom villas for AED 125k per year
The outdoor area includes a spacious back porch and covered parking for two vehicles.
- Rental prices for 5-bedroom villas range from AED 128k to AED 215k per year
These villas also have expansive outdoor terraces.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN NAD AL SHEBA 3
Public transportation in Nad Al Sheba 3 includes the RTA bus service, with a couple of stops located along the main road. Routes 55, 66 and 67 serve the area, taking residents from and to Al Ghubaiba, Dragon Mart and Dubai Mall bus stops. The nearest metro stations are the Rashidiya and Creek metro stations, located 18 minutes away from the sub-community.
Parking spaces in Nad Al Sheba 3 include private garages inside the villas. In addition, there are paid parking facilities near the racecourse, golf course and Meydan Hotel.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
SUPERMARKETS NEAR NAD AL SHEBA 3
Among several excellent amenities, there are several supermarkets near Nad Al Sheba 3. These serve the daily shopping needs of residents. Examples include Aweer Al Madina Supermarket, Zam Zam Supermarket and West Zone Fresh Supermarket. The nearest Spinney’s is located in Dubai Silicon Oasis (DSO), whereas the nearest Carrefour is located in International City, France cluster.
MOSQUES NEAR NAD AL SHEBA 3
Moving on, there are several mosques near Nad Al Sheba 3. Examples include Masjid Nad Al Sheba, Al Tayer Mosque and Shamsa Mohammed Al Huraiz Masjid.
OTHER PLACES OF WORSHIP NEAR NAD AL SHEBA 3
Among other places of worship, there are several churches near Nad Al Sheba 3. Many are located within a 20-minute distance by car, such as The Dubai City Church, Dubai Central Seventh-day Adventist Church and Christian Fellowship Church Dubai.
In addition, temples near Nad Al Sheba 3 include Automech Sikh Gurudwara, located 10 minutes from the sub-community. One can also take a 30-minute drive to reach the Bur Dubai area to access Hindu temples. Not to mention, you can also find Buddhist and Jain temples at a similar distance from Nad Al Sheba.
SCHOOLS IN NAD AL SHEBA 3
As already mentioned, the sub-community is the centre point in the neighbourhood in terms of educational facilities. Schools in Nad Al Sheba 3 include:
- GEMS Modern Academy
- Repton School Dubai
- King’s School Nad Al Sheba
GEMS Modern Academy offers the Indian curriculum from pre-nursery to Year 12. In addition, the school follows the International Baccalaureate (IB) curriculum for Years 11 and 12. On the other hand, Repton School is famous for its flexible curriculum, following both the IB and British curriculums until Year 13. Likewise, King’s School also follows the British curriculum until Year 13.
Moving on, nurseries near Nad Al Sheba 3 include:
- British Orchard Nursery
- Emirates British Nursery
- Toddlers International Nursery
Finally, universities near Nad Al Sheba 3 include Heriot-Watt University, The American University in the Emirates and Al Ghurair University. These universities are located just 10-minutes away from the sub-community in Dubai International Academic City (DIAC).
CLINICS AND HOSPITALS NEAR NAD AL SHEBA 3
There is no shortage of medical facilities near the sub-community. Hospitals near Nad Al Sheba 3 include:
- Fakeeh University Hospital (DSO)
- American Hospital (Oud Metha)
- Mediclinic City
Perfectly located in Dubai Silicon Oasis, Fakeeh University Hospital is dubbed as the “Hospital of the Future”. The medical university and complex comprise 4 buildings that have 56 ICU beds, 12 operating rooms and a capacity to serve 700,000 patients a year.
The American Hospital is yet another world-class hospital located close to the sub-community. This hospital is accredited by the Joint Commission International as well as by the College of American Pathologists. In addition, the Mediclinic City Hospital, located just 10 minutes away from the sub-community, also boasts of the latest scientific approach in medicine.
Not to mention, the community also has a Nad Al Sheba Health Centre with state-of-the-art facilities. And the nearest pharmacy is Khalifa Obaid Pharmacy, located 9 minutes away from the sub-community.
DSO is called the Silicon Valley of Dubai and is home to several tech companies, whereas DIAC is an educational hub in the emirate. Other areas and communities near Nad Al Sheba 3 include Ras Al Khor, International City, and MBR City.
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS IN NAD AL SHEBA 3
When we talk of shopping options, Malls near Nad Al Sheba 3 include:
- Marhaba Mall
- Dragon Mart
- Dubai Outlet Mall
Firstly, Marhaba Mall is located 11 minutes from the sub-community on Ras Al Khor Road. This a small community mall is home to Al Madina Super Market and the Malabar Gold jewellery store.
Secondly, residents can also head to Dragon Mart, 14 minutes from Nad Al Sheba 3 in International City. This mall is reputed to have the largest number of Chinese traders outside China under one roof. Stretching over a kilometre, Dragon Mart features around 4,000 stores that offer Chinese products (which is another way of saying “everything”). You can even do wholesale shopping at Dragon Mart, which also has a huge parking area.
Finally, those who love a good bargain can drive to Dubai Outlet Mall. This mall features a wide range of retail outlets featuring the top brands along with a host of entertainment activities. There are more than 200 stores at Dubai Outlet Mall, offering discounts up to 90%. This includes discounts on brands like Coach, Adidas, Fred Perry, Mango and Aldo.
Having said that, residents of Nad Al Sheba 3 will soon have their own mall in the community. Located 4 minutes from the sub-community, the Nad Al Sheba Mall will feature 200 outlets, including a supermarket and a couple of department stores.
RESTAURANTS NEAR NAD AL SHEBA 3
There’s an abundance of restaurants near Nad Al Sheba 3. Casual eateries nearby include:
- Pizza Hut
- Healthy Bowl
- Al Ain Way Restaurant & Cafeteria
- Zero Four Speciality Coffee
For fine dining, one can head to Meydan Hotel to explore options like:
- Prime Steakhouse
- Shiba Restaurant and Bar
One can also head to The Track Restaurant, a fine-dining establishment near Meydan Golf Course.
In addition, there are a couple of bars, lounges and clubs near Meydan Hotel, such as White Dubai, Stage Dubai, Soho Beach and Qube Sports Bar.
BEACHES NEAR NAD AL SHEBA 3
Moving on, beaches near Nad Al Sheba 3 include Jumeirah Beach, located 26 minutes away. You can enjoy boating, parasailing, surfing and other related activities at this beach. One can also head to the Jumeirah Beach Hotel, which is a beautiful building overlooking the Arabian Gulf and Burj Al Arab. The hotel has 6 pools and several bars and restaurants along with a dive centre, a spa and a gym.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
Among the landmarks near Nad Al Sheba 3, the palace of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Crown Prince of Dubai, stands out.
For leisure activities, residents have several avenues to explore within the community. Examples include:
- Horse races
Meydan Racecourse (formerly Nad Al Sheba Racecourse) is popular for hosting the prestigious Dubai World Cup. For a quick game of golf, residents can head to The Track, Meydan Golf just beside Meydan Hotel. This is a 9-hole course spread over a grassy area with six lakes. One can also enjoy night golf at this place.
You can also engage in the famous Arabian activity of falconry while immersing in the heritage of UAE at the Falcon & Heritage Sports Centre. Knowledgable bird-keepers will guide you through the wide range of birds on show at the centre, where you can also visit the falcon museum and souk.
All these leisure destinations are located in Nad Al Sheba 1. That said, the sub-community will boost its entertainment options with the construction of Nad Al Sheba Mall (which will feature a multi-screen cinema ) and Nad Al Sheba Club.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
Residents who love the outdoors will enjoy the environment of Nad Al Sheba 3. For instance, villas are located close to a 5km cycling and jogging track at the Nad Al Sheba Cycle Park. In addition, there is a proliferation of parks, walkways, gyms and pools throughout the community.
One can keep fit at gyms near Nad Al Sheba 3, such as:
- Fitness4Life Premier
- Body Pulse
- Elevation Fitness
Other gyms in the community include Fitness Together, Fitness Style Gym and Body Talk Gym.
In terms of beauty options, salons near the sub-community include:
- Blush and Brush Beauty Boutique and Saloon
- Nad Al Sheba Salon
- Beauty Care Ladies Salon
Salons for men include Vincia Mens Salon and Mash Gents Salon.
The community holds celebrations and sports events throughout the year. Other community events include The Meydan Ramadan Tent, where residents can experience a cool and tranquil iftar at the Meydan Racecourse.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
There’s some construction work going in the master community, especially on the site of Nad Al Sheba. However, villas in Nad Al Sheba 3 are fully constructed and furnished.